We alerted you last fall of the widespread identity theft targeting unemployment assistance programs occurring as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now we want to pass along helpful information from the IRS for employees who experienced identity theft involving unemployment benefits.
If you have not already, be sure to report the fraudulent claim to the state unemployment office where it originated:
Unfortunately, being targeted by unemployment fraud is often due to identity theft. Contact the agencies listed below to report it and safeguard your accounts and information:
Please contact your HR office with additional questions.